According to the report, this share is 13.1 percent higher than the same quarter last year. After the rise of Xiaomi, the next number comes from Samsung, which managed to capture 26.2 percent of the market in the first quarter of 2018. That is, Samsung took the second place in terms of market capture across the country. Samsung was followed by Vivo with 5.8 per cent, Oppo with 5.6 per cent and Huawei’s Honor with 3.4 per cent.
The Huawei-branded Honor managed to grab attention. In the first quarter of the year 2018, Honor has registered a growth of 146 percent. The reason for Xiaomi being at the first place is because of the better hardware, feature phones in the cheap and mid range, which a large number of people wait for ‘flash sale’ to buy. At the same time, Samsung was able to take the second position due to its strength in the retail market and its ‘trustworthy’ image among the people. Brands like Nokia, once a favorite of the mobile phone market, are now out of the competition.
Now let us tell you, which smartphone gave a lot of edge to the companies. Launched in February this year, Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro were the most popular smartphones of the first quarter of 2018. South Korean company Samsung managed to secure second place on the back of Galaxy J7 Nxt and J2 (2017). Honor 7X accelerated the growth of Honor compared to last year. What is the specialty of these smartphones and why the user liked them the most, know …
Redmi Note 5
Currently, the Redmi Note 5 price in India is Rs 9,999. In this price you will get 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage variant. At the same time, if you want to buy a variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage, then you will have to pay Rs 11,999. Availability may be tough but the reason behind the quick run out of stock is the price of the phone and better features than other smartphones in the same range.
Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 in detail
dual sim xiaomi redmi note 5 Runs on MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat. It has a 5.99-inch full-HD + (1080×2160 pixels) display. The screen is of 18: 9 aspect ratio. The Octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor has been used in the phone, which has the highest clock speed of 2 GHz. Adreno 506 GPU is integrated for graphics. You will have the option to choose one in 3 GB or 4 GB RAM. The fingerprint sensor has got a place on the rear panel. ,read review,
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has a 12-megapixel rear camera, which has an aperture F / 2.2. It is equipped with phase detection auto focus and LED flash module. A 5 megapixel sensor has been given on the front panel. It comes with LED selfie-light module and Beautify 3.0 beautification technology. We have already told you that there are two storage variants of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 – 32 GB and 64 GB.
The storage of both the phones can be increased via microSD card. But the phone has a hybrid SIM slot. Connectivity features of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone jack and Micro-USB. The battery is of 4000 mAh which supports fast charging. The handset measures 158.5×75.45×8.05mm and weighs 180 grams.
Redmi Note 5 Pro
Next number is the Redmi Note 5 Pro smartphone. The specialty of Redmi Note 5 Pro is its Snapdragon 636 processor. Also, options with up to 6 GB of RAM can be selected. It is difficult to find a strong alternative in the same range. The smartphone is also equipped with a dual camera setup. Redmi Note 5 Pro will cost Rs 13,999 for the variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. The 6 GB RAM variant will be sold for Rs 16,999. The phone will be sold in Black, Gold, Lake Blue and Rose Gold color variants. ,read full review,
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro has a dual rear camera setup. On the back side there is a 12-megapixel primary camera with F / 2.2 aperture. With this, there is a 5-megapixel sensor with F / 2.0 aperture in Jugalbandi. The LED flash module has been given with the dual rear camera setup. On the front panel there is a 20-megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor. Recently, the company has also given the facility of Face Unlock feature to the users of the handset through an update. The battery is of 4000 mAh. It claims about up to 14 hours of continuous video playback. Its dimensions are 158.6×75.4×8.05mm and weighing 181 grams.
Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt
Samsung launched its ‘J’ series budget smartphone Galaxy J7 Next in India in July last year. samsung Galaxy J7 Next It has 5.5 inch HD Super AMOLED display. The phone has a 1.6 GHz octa-core processor. The phone has 2 GB RAM. Storage is 16 GB which can be expanded up to 256 GB via micro SD card. The phone supports dual sim. And comes with 4G VoLTE support.
For photography, the Galaxy J7 Next sports a 13-megapixel front camera with f/1.9 aperture and flash. There is a 5 megapixel front camera for selfie and video chat. Full HD video recording can be done from the phone at 30 frames per second (1920 x 1080).
Samsung Galaxy J7 Next runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. There is a 3000 mAh battery to give power to the phone. The dimensions of the smartphone are 152.4 x 78.6 x 7.6 millimeters and weighing 170 grams. Apart from 4G VoLTE, connectivity features like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, GLONASS and Micro USB 2.0 and 3.5mm audio jack have been provided in the phone. Apart from this, the phone also has an accelerometer and proximity sensor.
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) running on Android is a budget phone, due to which people bought it fiercely. Its price at the time of launch was Rs 7,390. The handset flaunts a 4.7-inch QHD (540×960 pixels) Super AMOLED display. It is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core Exynos processor with 1GB RAM. The inbuilt storage of the handset is 8 GB. Out of this, only 4.3 GB is available for the user. In this case, support for microSD card up to 128 GB will come in handy. The Galaxy J2 (2107) has a 5-megapixel rear autofocus camera. It also has flash with it.
A 2-megapixel camera is also provided on the front panel. Dual SIM handset supports USB OTG. Connectivity features include 4G, GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, GLONASS and 3.5mm audio jack. The handset will be made available in Metallic Gold and Black colours. Its dimensions are 136.5x69x8.4mm and weighing 130g. The battery of the handset is of 2000 mAh.
Affordable dual camera smartphone from Huawei’s Honor brand Honor 7X It was launched with EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. Honor 7X was launched in India in December last year. The price of this phone with two rear cameras starts from Rs 12,999. 32 GB variant will be available at this price. At the same time, the price of 64 GB variant is Rs 15,999.
The first thing that will grab your attention in the Honor 7X is its large size. The Huawei phone flaunts a 5.93-inch FullHD+ (1080×2160 pixels) curved display with 18:9 aspect ratio and extremely thin bezels. The phone is made of unibody metal.
Honor 7X with dual sim support runs on Android 7.0 Nougat based EMUI 5.1. It has an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor. It has 4 GB RAM and 3340 mAh battery. The company has given fingerprint scanner on the rear. Honor 7X has 16 megapixels and 2 megapixel rear sensors. There is an 8-megapixel front sensor for selfie and video chat. Honor 7X will be available in three storage variants of 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB. According to the listing, the storage of these three variants can be increased up to 128 GB via microSD card. The phone comes with a hybrid dual sim slot.
For connectivity in Honor 7X, features like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE and GPS and GLONASS have been provided. Talking about the sensor, a fingerprint sensor and proximity sensor have been given on the rear of the phone. The dimensions of the smartphone are 156.5×75.3×7.6 millimeters and weighing 165 grams.